Posts Tagged ‘Stephen Frears’

Victoria & Abdul

Judi Dench shines in this marvelous tale of friendship between British monarch and Indian Muslim that history tried to deny.

Florence Foster Jenkins

Meryl Streep shines in this true-ish story of a devoted artist who lacked any talent but whose passion was fiery.

British Film Focus

The British contingent at Sundance, Simon Pegg's new film and what happened to us at the awards?

British Film Focus

A woman searches for her long lost son, an icon comes alive on the big screen, a fairytale is reborn and the latest film news from GB.

Lay the Favorite

Stephen Frears directs a star studded cast in a film loosely based on sports gambler Beth Raymer's memoirs.

Tamara Drewe

This pastoral adaptation from director Stephen Frears succeeds as a comedy of manners and observation, even if it chooses the wrong characters to drive the plot.

Heroes of the Zeroes: The Queen

"The Queen" — Stephen Frears' tragicomic look at British royalty — continues Nick Rogers' look at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.

Heroes of the Zeroes: High Fidelity

"High Fidelity" — a seriocomic odyssey through one man's greatest splits — continues Nick Rogers’ daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.